Tag: type 2 diabetes

Inexpensive osteoporosis drug may protect against type 2 diabetes

September 29, 2021

New research has identified a link between low rates of type 2 diabetes and osteoporosis patients treated with a drug called alendronate. The research analysed health records from several hundred thousand diabetes patients in Denmark, comparing diabetes rates among those prescribed alendronate with those who were not. It was later revealed that patients who had […]

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Intensive medical treatment reversed type 2 diabetes in 40% of patients

March 20, 2017

A new landmark study has found that type 2 diabetes – a chronic health condition that causes a person’s blood sugar level to be too high –can be reversed in up to 40% of patients through intensive medical treatment. Type 2 diabetes is generally considered to be a chronic health condition that can’t be cured […]

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